Accounting carries with its history a vast number of ideas which have slowly developed along with it.
The re-issued volumes in this set, available individually or as a set, together represent an unparalleled opportunity to build a library according to research interests or student requirements. They discuss the following: history of accounting & the development of accounting theory; analysis of international accounting principles; international group accounting; accounting practice; the presentation and interpretation of accounts; inflation accounting; cash budgets and funds flow; the regulatory framework of accounting in the UK, China, and the USA; comparisons with international accounting standards.
Table of Contents
1. Some Early Contributions to the Study of Audit Judgment 2. The Evolution of Behavioral Accounting Research 3. Accounting Theory 4. Studies in Accounting 5. Corporate Financial Reporting in A Competitive Economy 6. From the Companies Act of 1929 to the Companies Act of 1948 7. Financial Accounting 8. Perspectives on Accounting and Finance in China 9. Economic Accounting 10. Accounting and Industrial Relations 11. Accounting History, 1876-1986 12. British Cost Accounting 1887-1952 13. Corporate Financial Reporting and Analysis in the Early 1900s 14. Depreciation and Capital Maintenance 15. Four Classics on the Theory of Double-Entry Bookkeeping 16. The Continuing Debate Over Depreciation, Capital and Income 17. Estimating the Economic Rate of Return from Accounting Data 18. Management Audit Approach in Writing Business History 19. British Audit Practice 1884-1900 20. Recurring Issues in Auditing 21. The History of Accounting 22 & 23 Accountability of Local Authorities in England and Wales, 1831-1935, Volumes 1 & 2 24. Local Authority Accounting Methods (Volume 1) 25. Local Authority Accounting Methods (Volume 2) 26. Accounting Innovation 27. Business Budgets and Accounts 28. Accounting Queries 29. A History of Financial Accounting 30. Legal Regulation of British Company Accounts 1836-1900 (Volume 1) 31. Legal Regulation of British Company Accounts (Volume 2) 32. Reporting Fixed Assets in Nineteenth-Century Company Accounts 33. Studies of Company Records 334 Twentieth-century Accounting Thinkers 35. The Development of Accounting Theory 36. Accounting Methodology and the Work of R. J. Chambers 37. International Group Accounting 38. History and Survey of Accountancy 39. Relevant Accounting Concepts and Applications 40. Accounting From the Outside